The blurring of lines between different kinds of email-sending tools and the confusion around company and product brands means that ESPs are becoming a state of mind and not so much a discrete business or business unit even. Litmus saw ample evidence of this in the responses to our third annual State of Email Survey.
2018 State of Email Service Providers: Understanding ESP Industry Consolidation, the Top ESPs by Sector, and More
A marketer’s email service provider is the cornerstone of their email program. It’s their most critical tool and a major budget item. Based on our State of Email Survey of 3,000 marketers, our first-ever State of Email Service Providers report takes a detailed look at the ESP marketplace to better understand the pace of consolidation in the industry and its causes; the most popular ESPs across various sectors; and the functionality provided by ESPs.
While there are clear market share leaders in the email service provider industry, brands still have a long list of ESPs from which to choose. How long? Respondents to Litmus’ 2018 State of Email Survey mentioned more than 240 ESPs when asked which platforms they use to send marketing emails.
What’s the secret to building a workflow that enables your team to get higher-quality emails out the door, faster? In this webinar, Litmus’ Chad S. White and Jason Rodriguez dive into the key findings of our 2018 State of Email Workflows report and break down the top 5 opportunities to improve your email creation process. Along the way, we share details into how Litmus has acted on each of these opportunities, making changes to its own email workflow.
Based on our State of Email Survey of nearly 3,000 marketers, our third annual State of Email Workflows report takes a detailed look at every stage of email creation—from planning and building to quality assurance and sending. The free 47-page report contains over 35 charts providing data-based evidence of current practices and trends in email workflows.
Our industry is struggling against a host of email marketing challenges. We identify the top impediments to success and share advice from experts on ways to overcome them.
Email Design Podcast #52: An Inside Look at Hillary Clinton Campaign’s Email Marketing Strategy with Amanda Litman
In the 52nd episode of The Email Design Podcast, hosts Kevin Mandeville and Jason Rodriguez sit down with former Email Director of the 2016 Hillary Clinton campaign and current co-founder of Run for Something Amanda Litman to talk about how she got into political email campaigns and organizing Hillary Clinton’s email marketing efforts in the latest U.S. Presidential Election. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.
In the State of Email Production report, we take a detailed look at how brands (1) Build their teams, (2) Plan their email content, (3) Allocate their time among various production tasks, (4) Use technology in their workflow, (5) Handle quality assurance and approvals, and much more.
In our “Email Marketing in 2020” report, we take a look at what email marketing will be like in the year 2020. To provide the full picture, we surveyed thousands of marketers and consumers about the channel, and then asked 20 experts to share their vision of email’s future.